By Bob Fowler, Roane State staff writer
Roane State Community College Associate Professor Emily A. DeLozier has been awarded the Outstanding Physical Therapist Assistant Educator of the Year Award for 2021.
The Tennessee chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association recently announced the award during its virtual spring business meeting.
â€œItâ€™s a great honor, and Iâ€™m very humbled to receive it,â€ said DeLozier, who is also the academic coordinator of clinical education for Roane Stateâ€™s PTA program. â€œEvery opportunity Iâ€™ve had has been as part of a team,â€ the Knoxville resident said.
There are more than 2,250 members of the American Physical Therapy Associationâ€™s Tennessee chapter. DeLozier said Associate Professor Beth Vowell, director of Roane Stateâ€™s PTA program, â€œdeserves as much credit as I do.â€[Read more…]